Individual exchanges will be able to host equity, equity derivative, commodity derivative, currency derivative, interest rate future and debt instruments.
Centralising counterparty risk at a clearinghouse will make derivative products offered by Indonesian financial institutions more competitive.
Securities regulator increases net worth requirement for agencies, requires separate legal entities for ‘non-core business’.
Only two Hong Kong-listed stocks have sufficient EU volume to comply with MiFIR trading obligations.
Exchange says move will boost trading speeds, bring Taiwan up to speed with international standards and regulations.
Securities Commission invites proposals from parties interested in participating in regulatory sandbox sessions under its innovation lab.
Extensive consultation also proposes to expand risk mitigation requirements to ‘all licensed corporations’, rejects idea of regulatory threshold.
Banks using internal ratings for credit risk under Basel guidelines will be allowed to have commodities as physical collateral.
Report warns on conflicts of interest in sales practices and asset management; notes asset management sector now has more than half of all intermediaries.
Consultation covers raising of minimum capital requirement to HKD10 million, introduction of derivatives use by public funds with enhanced safeguards.